0x80248009 - The data store is in an invalid state because data that
should be present is missing. This will occur if we try to fetch a
linked row from another table and the linked row does not exist. This
can happen with EULAs, files, and/or localized properties referenced by
Error when you try to use the Windows Update or Microsoft Update Web
sites to install updates: "0x80248009"
If the above was included when you 'tried everything', then please post
which edition of Windows and what Service Pack level the system is at.
Also, check the WindowsUpdate.log for FATAL errors:
How to read the Windowsupdate.log file
The most recent errors are located at the *bottom* of the WU.log.
MowGreen [MVP 2003-2009]
> error code 0x80248009, is what comes up when i try ton update windows, i have
> tried everything, has anybody else, come across this error code or foound how
> to solve it, all answer will be gratefully received, regards kernowtalay